Collaboration & Design

Collaboration & Design

We're an optimistic, methodical, design-focused custom home building partner. We value quality craftsmanship, thoughtful design, and balancing wish lists with budgets. Let us create the perfect home for your lifestyle.

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Inspired Homes

We work across the design and build process to refine and transform your wish list and ideas into a new home. From gourmet kitchens, to luxury baths, to outdoor living, we build homes dedicated to the way you live.

Dedicated Vision

South Haven was founded among friends and colleagues who've dedicated their careers to designing and building fine custom homes. Together our team delivers the experience and resources to make your homebuilding process realistic, predictable, and delightful.

Our greatest inspiration is creating places your family is proud to call home.

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Dedicated Vision

South Haven was founded among friends and colleagues who've dedicated their careers to designing and building fine custom homes. Together our team delivers the experience and resources to make your homebuilding process realistic, predictable, and delightful.

Our greatest inspiration is creating places your family is proud to call home.

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We appreciate the level of high-touch service and partnership. It makes us feel even better about our decision. Over and above the quality of our home, the personal approach means a lot to us. They have something really special.
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JESSYE ARCHER
Co-founder

Jessye is a construction and planning expert who leads South Haven operations with thoughtful homebuilding, planning, and business management.

SHANE ROACH
Co-founder

Shane leads South Haven business and strategy with a vision for planning, architecture and design, and a joy for the custom homebuilding experience.

05-Alyson Roach June 2019
ALYSON ROACH
Business Development

An Atlanta native with a passion for connecting people, Alyson introduces clients to new home planning and property finding.

Beth Schutz SHB team Aug 2020
BETH SCHUTZ
Project Management

Beth leverages her planning expertise to lead delighted clients, teams, and projects through the homebuilding experience.

Bill Stakemann SHB team Aug 2020
BILL STAKEMANN
Build Partner

Bill shares his deep construction knowledge and professional homebuilding approach to create dream homes for discerning clients.

Brian McCartney May 2021
BRIAN MCCARTNEY
Homebuilding

Brian is a seasoned homebuilding professional with a passion for custom homebuilding, attention to detail, and delighting clients.

Dan Hepburn May2021
DAN HEPBURN
Homebuilding

Dan is a residential construction expert with an instinct for wonderful craftsmanship and fine homebuilding.

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MATT MAY
Homebuilding

Matt leads trade partners and clients with confidence and grace through the experience of building luxury homes.

Nate Chancey May 2021
NATE CHANCEY
Operations

Nate brings operational excellence and a grateful approach to clients and partners throughout the homebuilding process.

Pamela Stakemann May 2021
PAMELA STAKEMANN
Design

Pamela shares her deep design expertise and joy for beautiful interiors to help clients discover their dream home style.

03-Paula Purtymun June 2019
PAULA PURTYMUN
Architecture

Paula blends authentic architecture with a natural instinct for modern day living to design beautiful homes you'll love to live in.

01-Rickey Matthews July 2019
RICKEY MATTHEWS
Build Partner

Rickey brings thoughtful leadership and expert professional homebuilding to beautiful homes and delighted clients.

01-Steven Black June 2019
STEVEN BLACK
Operations

Steven is an operational expert with a passion for delighting everyone while getting things done (with occasional help from the office dog, Casper.)

Vicki Berry SHB team Aug 2020
VICKI BERRY
Finance

Vicki shares a deep expertise and joy for operational planning and finances across South Haven teams and clients.

Yoralba Regalado May 2021
YORALBA REGALADO
Architecture

Yoralba brings a passion for details and architecture to the design and planning of luxury custom homes.

Zora Johnson May 2021
ZORA JOHNSON
Design Operations, Client Service

Zora manages customer service and design operations with a natural instinct for ready action.

With every home we craft, we hope to inspire people to love their home for a lifetime. We are equally inspired by the work of our friends and colleagues at Atlanta-based charities Rally Foundation and HomeAID Atlanta.

Rally's focus on childhood cancer research is making a difference for children fighting cancer everywhere. HomeAID Atlanta builds new lives for area homeless families and individuals through housing and community outreach.

We build homes for families and lifetimes.